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Integrated Water Resources Management in the Himalayan Region
Water Safety in the Himalayan Region
Integrated Water Resources Management in the Himalayan Region

Nepal Water Conservation Foundation and Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung jointly organised the 5th South Asia conference on the theme of “Integrated Water Resources Management in the Himalayan Region” in 2018 in Kathmandu.

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Creating Gram Swaraj in Rajasthan
SIDART strengthens federal structures of Sambhariya panchayat
Creating Gram Swaraj in Rajasthan

One year after a baseline study, first changes and development in Sambhariya are being observed

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Walking the federal transect of India
Myanmar visit to federal India
Walking the federal transect of India

A delegation of parliamentarians, economists and researchers visited the union, state and village level of India. The exchange of both countries fostered exchange but also showed differences.

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Women in India - Small steps towards empowerment
Interview with HSS India's Resident Representative Volker L. Plän
Women in India - Small steps towards empowerment

The existing laws for the protection of women & children in India are exemplary. While awareness for equality is picking up, subtle but strong traditions and faulty law enforcement hinder the way of improved conditions.

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Water – Gujarat’s biggest problem
National Jal Setu Conference brings in expertise from all over India
Water – Gujarat’s biggest problem

A nation-wide conference in Ahmedabad brings together research, expertise from civil society and the experience of women elected representatives of rural Gujarat. Their lives have been greatly affected by water issues in the past years

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